Senior UX Designer
Product Management | Portland, OR | Full Time
Lytics, a next-generation customer data platform, is revolutionizing how companies like Heineken, The Economist, General Mills, Ancestry.com, and other retail, media, consumer goods, banking, and tech brands execute one-to-one marketing programs that their customers welcome. We're the brain behind the “right message, right time, right channel”. We are driving transformative value for our customers with rapidly increasing demand. We are looking for smart, passionate, and dedicated individuals to grow with us and deliver great value to our customers and company. To help us rapidly scale our organization to meet this opportunity. we are looking for a smart, passionate, and dedicated Senior UX Designer to help us accelerate our business success.
Reporting to the Product organization, the Senior UX Designer will contribute to the product roadmap, drive future concepts, and deliver improvements to current applications. The ideal candidate has experience in enterprise products or software as a service, with strong blue sky/ideation skills, robust holistic systems thinking, deep attention to detail with a focus on consistency and reusability of UI components. You should have a passion for making difficult tasks into simple and delightful experiences for end-users. Collaboration and product ownership is essential, requiring you to be a great communicator, and successfully present and align with the product and engineering team for feedback and input. Additionally, you must be comfortable with ambiguity and deliver designs that elevate the user experience.
A Bachelor's degree in interaction design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or similar user experience related design degree or equivalent education and or experience.
7+ years of experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, information architect, or similar UX-related role creating digital products for enterprise users or highly technical users.
Fluency in best practices for information architecture and interaction design, user-centered design process, as well as strong knowledge of user experience principles and techniques.
5+ years of experience creating prototypes and highly detailed wireframes for complex web applications for technical users or enterprise users.
Familiarity with user interface patterns for web applications.
2+ years of experience working in a collaborative team and directly with developers for implementation of designs.
An online portfolio demonstrating samples of enterprise application work and UX deliverables (wireframes, journey maps, personas) that showcases best practices in interaction design plus a modern aesthetic is required to apply for this role.
Proven ability to both deliver a bold vision and iterate quickly on concepts to arrive at an amazing customer experience for enterprise users.
Proficiency in a variety of design tools.
Demonstrated history of acquiring user data (e.g., conducting usability studies, performing user research).
Experience with UX design for complex workflows and/or for technical end users.
Exposure to MarTech or Marketing experience for communicating designs and understanding our customers workflow is a big plus.
Strong time management skills and the ability to be self-directed when needed.
An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating relevant experience.
Solid written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present a strong rationale for design decisions.
Why Work at Lytics?
You will be working in a company with tons of talent, that is in a rapidly growing space with plenty of opportunity. Each individual at Lytics is given a lot of freedom and responsibility from day to day. Since we are not a large company you will be able to learn everyone's name, and knowledge transfers quickly across the entire company. In addition, the Lytics team is professional, open with sharing ideas and leadership is more than ready to help provide guidance on making you successful.
At Lytics, we recruit and reward employees based on performance and capability, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, educational background, national origin, religion, or physical ability. Our goal at Lytics is to create an environment where everyone, from any background, can do their best work. We know that the best ideas & the best solutions happen when people bring their uniqueness to work with them. Inclusion is an integral part of how we leverage that uniqueness into our company. Creating a culture of equality and respect isn’t just the right thing to do, it’s also the smart thing. Diverse companies are more innovative and better positioned to succeed in emerging technologies.
We are committed to taking care of our team, and along with providing a competitive salary and great benefits for employees and their families, we are dedicated to making sure there are a variety of methods for staff to grow their skills and further their careers. Benefits include affordable health insurance, 401K, flexible PTO, stock options, transportation benefits, life insurance and disability plans.
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